MARRIAGE is a wonderful gift that can also be incredibly challenging. Whether you are considering marriage, looking to grow stronger, or in a difficult marital season, Big Valley Grace wants to help you build an intimate and God-honoring connection.

At Big Valley Grace, we want to help you grow as a couple—whether you are newly married, have been married for decades, or find yourself in a difficult season. Below are some great resources to help you take a next step in your relationship:


• Small groups: Life change happens in small groups and finding a community where you can truly belong, be challenged, and grow is essential to your marriage! We can help you connect with people in a similar stage of life, area of town, and who want to grow—celebrating the joys of life and weathering the storms together. To learn more about small groups for couples, men, or women click here.


• Getting Married at Big Valley Grace: We are looking forward to walking alongside you in your pre-marriage journey with you! Click here to learn more.


• Financial workshops: Creating a financial plan that works for you as couple is an enormous gift, which will affect your marriage and family. Learn keys to manage money and resources in a God-honoring way so you can build a life of financial freedom and faithfulness. Learn more here.


• Recovery: Overcome barriers that hold you back and affect or will affect your marriage—including codependence, alcohol, drug use, social media habits, porn, food issues, workaholism, gaming and more. Learn more here.


• Counseling referrals: Call the church office and ask to speak with a Pastor to get counseling referrals for screened, licensed Christian Counselors who are near you and who will work with your insurance. Pastors are available Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. to listen to your story, pray with you, and provide information on helpful resources.


Looking for more next steps? Our Pastors are here to listen and help you discover additional next steps including individual and couple retreats, spiritual direction, counseling referrals, and more. Simply call 209.577.1604 Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and ask to speak with a Pastor. We also have “On-Call” Pastors during non-office hours available for urgent crisis response situations.